Ty "Kitty" Allen, a beloved husband, father, son, brother, and friend, passed away peacefully on January 7, 2024, at the age of 52 in Burlington, VT. Ty was born on February 21, 1971, in Plattsburgh, NY, to his loving parents, Bonnie (Parrotte) Allen and Patrick Allen.
Ty grew up in the small town of Silver Lake in Saranac, NY. He found passion and fulfillment in his career as an industrial mechanic, having dedicated over 30 years of his life to Camso/Michelin. Ty's commitment to his work and his expertise made him a respected figure within the company.
Aside from his professional achievements, Ty cherished the simple joys in life. He enjoyed hunting with his brother-in-law, Curt & fishing with his dad, Patrick. Ty was also an exceptional grill master, finding great pleasure in preparing meals for his loved ones. His family fondly remembers his skillful cooking, which brought people together and created lasting memories.
He had a special place in his heart for animals and adored all his fur babies, providing them with endless love and care throughout his life.
Ty is predeceased in death by his grandparents, Wilfred & Marie Parrotte, and Joe & Dovie Allen. His great aunt, Rose Sheffield, and his uncle, Ricky Parrotte.
Ty will forever be remembered by those who were fortunate enough to have known him. He leaves behind his loving wife, Faith Allen; his adoring daughters, Elizabeth "Libby" Allen and Taylor Allen; his loving parents, Patrick and Bonnie Allen; his sister, Kristy (Curt) David; his niece, McKenzie David, and nephew, Hunter David. Ty's passing is also mourned by his mother-in-law, Cheryl Lafountain, as well as his best friends, Dustin (Alicia) Smith and their children Reagan and Kyrah; Jameeka Bouvia; his entire Camso crew; and a multitude of other cherished friends and family.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at the Church of the Assumption, 78 Clinton St., Redford, on Friday, January 12, 2024, at 12:00 pm. Inurnment will take place in the spring at the Church of the Assumption Cemetery in Redford.
To honor Ty's memory, his family kindly requests donations be made to the Church of the Assumption or the Leukemia Foundation, causes he held close to his heart.
Although Ty's physical presence may no longer be with us, his spirit will forever live on in the hearts of those he loved and touched. May he rest in eternal peace.
Services were entrusted to Heidrick-Zaumetzer Funeral Home, 3 College St., Au Sable Forks, NY. Online condolences may be left at www.hzfuneralhome.com.